Eat: Real People Eat Quiche

I was writing the menu for our lunch service at Prune a few weeks ago and kept crossing out then penciling back in a classic: quiche Lorraine. I just wasn’t quite sure where we stood, as a nation, on the subject these days. In the ’80s, “quiche eater” was a casual slur to describe feminists…

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Do Not Eat Romaine Lettuce, Health Officials Warn

The warning came just as millions of Americans were preparing for the biggest food holiday of the year. People should not buy or eat romaine lettuce; restaurants should stop serving it; anyone who has it on hand should throw it out and clean the refrigerator immediately. The stern and sweeping advisory, issued by the Centers…

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ELLE Editorial: New Arrivals

Kevin Sweeny Advertisement — Continue Reading Below Reminiscent of a ‘70s hot rod, Pierpaolo Piccioli’s python-flamed, Rockstudded top-handle speeds into the resort season in a blaze of glory. Leather handbag, Valentino Garavani, $3,295, at Valentino boutiques nationwide. Courtesy of the designer Few designers can fashion an It Shoe quite like Aquazzura’s Edgardo Osorio (Meghan Markle…

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Medical News Today: Magnesium sulfate for asthma treatment

Asthma is a long-term lung disease with no cure, but a range of treatments exists. If very severe symptoms do not respond to other medications, a doctor may administer magnesium sulfate. Asthma is a common condition. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in the United States, asthma affects around 20.4 million…

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Chickenpox Outbreak at School Linked to Vaccine Exemptions

At least three dozen students have come down with chickenpox at a private school in North Carolina — nearly one-quarter of the student body — in what health officials call the largest outbreak in the state since the chickenpox vaccine became available more than two decades ago. The students, who range in age from 4…

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Task Force Calls for Offering PrEP to All at High Risk for H.I.V.

An influential government task force has drafted a recommendation that would for the first time urge doctors to offer a daily prophylactic pill to patients who are at risk for contracting H.I.V. The recommendation would include all men and women whose sexual behavior, sex partners or drug use place them at high risk of contracting…

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A Walking Tour of Manhattan’s Rock ’n’ Roll Past: the 2000s

Seventeen years ago, Manhattan was still the kind of place where a musician could arguably become more famous just by being seen out on the town every night. So the Strokes were especially lucky to find a place to record their first album that was just across the street from 2A, one of their favorite…

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